Volvo has announced a new pedestrian and cyclist detection system to be installed in their cars. This could rapidly reduce road accident rate and casualties on city commute. When a cyclist heading in the same direction swerves in front of the car, the system brings the car to a full stop. This seems like a sensible step in the right direction, with motoring companies contributing to commute safety we might even get to a safe roads one day. volvo cyclist detection

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